General catologue of Union theological seminary (Google eBook)

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Page 27 - I do believe the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testament to be the word of God, and to contain all things necessary to salvation; and I do solemnly engage to conform to the doctrines and worship of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States.
Page 27 - Directors of this seminary, solemnly and sincerely receive and adopt the Westminster Confession of Faith, as containing the system of doctrine taught in the Holy Scriptures.
Page 27 - Every Director, on entering upon his office, and also after each reelection, shall make the following declaration, in the presence of the Board, viz. : "Approving of the plan and Constitution of the Union Theological Seminary in the city of New York...
Page 26 - ... offices during, four years, and until a new election to supply the places of such class. 4. The members of any class of Directors may be eligible to a re-election ; and each election shall take place at least one week previous to the expiration of the term of office of the class to be supplied. And the said Directors shall have power to fill all vacancies in their own Board, which may happen from year to year ; and the appointment to fill such vacancy shall be valid for the . unexpired term...
Page 23 - Founders to provide a Theological Seminary in the midst of the greatest and most growing community in America, around which all men of moderate views and feelings, who desire to live free from party strife, and to stand aloof from all extremes of doctrinal speculation, practical radicalism and ecclesiastical domination, may cordially and affectionately rally.
Page 27 - ... That the Board of Directors of the Union theological seminary in the city of New York, persuaded that the plan proposed in the memorial will meet the cordial approval of the patrons, donors and friends of all these seminaries, and contribute to the peace and prosperity of the Church, do hereby agree, if the said plan shall be adopted by the General Assembly, that they will agree to conform to the same, the Union seminary in New York being in this respect on the same ground with other theological...
Page 27 - Seminary, solemnly and sincerely receive and adopt the Westminster Confession of Faith, as containing the system of doctrine taught in the Holy Scriptures. I do also, in like manner, approve of the Presbyterian Form of Government; and I do solemnly promise that I will not teach or inculcate...
Page 24 - Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honor and glory for ever and ever, Amen.
Page 27 - Faith, as containing the system of doctrine in the Holy Scriptures. I do also in like manner approve of the Presbyterian form of Government, and I do solemnly promise that I will not teach or inculcate anything which shall appear to me to be subversive of the...
Page 26 - That the General Assembly may be pleased to adopt it as a rule and plan, in the exercise of the proprietorship and control over the several theological seminaries, that so far as the election of professors is concerned, the Assembly will commit the same to their respective Boards of Directors on the following terms and conditions : 1.

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